RISP-Net Coalition meeting on Jan 24 – Public Welcome!

REFUGEE INTEGRATED SERVICE PROVIDER NETWORK OF TUCSON (RISP-Net) www.rispnet.com Meeting of January 24, 2017 12:15 pm – 1:30 pm Meetings held at Patrick Hardesty Multi-Center, 1100 S. Alvernon, unless otherwise noted. Purpose The purpose of the Refugee Integrated Service Provider Network of Tucson (RISP-Net) is to illuminate the issues impacting the successful acculturation of refugee […]

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Save the date: 49th Annual Southwestern School for Behavioral Health Studies Conference

Save the date for the 49th Annual Southwestern School for Behavioral Health Studies Conference, August 13-17, 2017! The event will be held at the JW Marriott Starr Pass Resort & Spa in Tucson, Arizona. The agenda will include a dynamic group of expert speakers on topics significant to mental health, addiction, criminal justice, child welfare, cultural diversity and ethics. […]

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New SAMHDA Data Available

The enhanced Substance Abuse and Mental Health Data Archive (SAMHDA) has added new data files to its archive! These new files include the following data sets: 2015 National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH) Public-Use Files: A major source of statistical information on the use of illicit drugs, alcohol, and tobacco and on mental health issues among […]

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National Prevention Strategy: America’s Plan for Better Health and Wellness

Prevention should be woven into all aspects of our lives, including where and how we live, learn, work and play. Everyone—government, businesses, educators, health care institutions, communities and every single American—has a role in creating a healthier nation. The National Prevention Strategy is a comprehensive plan that will help increase the number of Americans who […]

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NIH Monitoring the Future survey shows use of most illicit substances down, but past year marijuana use relatively stable

The 2016 Monitoring the Future (MTF) annual survey results released today from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) reflect changing teen behaviors and choices in a social media-infused world. The results show a continued long-term decline in the use of many illicit substances, including marijuana, as well as alcohol, tobacco, and misuse of some prescription […]

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